The late BJP leader's body will be shifted to his native place on Wednesday for cremation at 4:30 pm
Thousands of mourners, including senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders, activists and common people received the casket containing the body at the Mumbai airport where security forces accorded a guard of honour.
Gopinath Munde's mortal remains was taken in a motorcade to the Munde family residence at the Purna building in Worli for relatives, friends and close acquaintances to pay their last respects to the departed leader.
Senior leaders like Vinod Tawde, Kirit Somaiya, Ramdas Athawale, Raj Purohit, Munde's daughter Pankaja Munde-Palve and others accompanied his body to his Mumbai residence.
Gopinath Munde's body will also be kept at the BJP state headquarters at Nariman Point, where party workers will be allowed to pay homage.